Darwin-L Message Log 5:109 (January 1994)

Academic Discussion on the History and Theory of the Historical Sciences

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<5:109>From GOLLAV@axe.humboldt.edu  Wed Jan 19 15:44:56 1994

Date: Wed, 19 Jan 1994 13:49 PST
From: GOLLAV@axe.humboldt.edu
Subject: Re: Systematics and Linguistics
To: darwin-l@ukanaix.cc.ukans.edu

Scott DeLancey, in an earlier posting today, writes:

>   There are both biological and memetic aspects to the origin of
>   language, and these need to be sorted out before we can get very
>   far with the question of monogenesis vs. polygenesis.

Scott, could you tell us what you mean by "memetic"?

--Victor Golla
  Humboldt State University
  Arcata, California 95521
  gollav @ axe.humboldt.edu

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